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November 07, 2016 - 8:07 am
The Sabres embark on road game number eight tonight in Boston. Buffalo is 4-1-2 on the road and 1-3-0 at home. That makes them .714 on the road and .250 at home. The latest win was a 2-1 victory in Ottawa where they got away with only playing one decent period. Dan Bylsma wants to carry that third...
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November 06, 2016 - 10:56 am
It’s Sam Reinhart’s 21 st birthday and of course he got pranked in practice. Marcus Foligno got him with a shaving cream pie that he never saw coming, “That’s Marcus for you! I was wrestling with Moulson in the corner so I didn’t see it coming.” Foligno knew he could get Reinhart with a sneak...
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November 05, 2016 - 3:21 pm
Kyle Okposo and Sam Reinhart scored 3rd period goals on Saturday, lifting the Sabres to a 2-1 win over the Senators. Robin Lehner made several impressive stops, picking up 32 saves along the way. Scoring Mike Hoffman opened the scoring 2:42 into the 2nd period, a power play goal from the slot...
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November 05, 2016 - 2:47 pm
Robin Lehner was sharp on Saturday, stopping 32 shots in a 2-1 win over the Senators. Sam Reinhart notched the game-winner in the 3rd after Kyle Okposo tied it with his 5th. Read what each had to say after the win. Robin Lehner "I'm just trying to work on being patient and use my body. Trying to be...
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November 05, 2016 - 10:49 am
As the Sabres prepare to face the red hot Ottawa Senators, Nick Baptiste has been enjoying his first return home in the NHL. Baptiste will be playing his sixth NHL game and he said, “It is exciting. Went out with family last night, did dinner and just hung out with my family which was pretty...
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November 04, 2016 - 6:31 am
Last season Will Carrier was going to get his chance in the NHL, but got injured and never got the call. This season, he’s finally going to get that chance as he’s been called up from Rochester. Justin Bailey is a right winger who has been trying to play the left side. He has been sent back down...
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November 03, 2016 - 10:42 am
The news isn’t good for Zach Bogosian. Dan Bylsma revealed on Thursday that the defenseman has a sprained MCL and will be out weeks. Bylsma said the sprain is between a Grade 1 and Grade 2. That will allow Casey Nelson to return to the lineup. Nelson hasn't played since the opener where he...
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November 01, 2016 - 3:40 pm
Read what Ryan O'Reilly (G) and Robin Lehner (27 saves) told the media following Tuesday's 2-1 win over the Wild. Ryan O'Reilly "One of our keys was getting in front of [Dubnyk] . . . to get one early on that kind of play was good for us. It gave us a little confidence that we can score on this guy...
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November 01, 2016 - 10:19 am
Many have been critical of Dan Bylsma’s approach to three-on-three overtime. It seems like the team is always retreating to change and never has any forward momentum or zone time. During his show on WGR Sports Radio 550, Bylsma talked about his overtime strategy with Howard and Jeremy. Bylsma said...
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November 01, 2016 - 5:29 am
With Hudson Fasching out with a groin injury, the Sabres have called up Justin Bailey. That means the Sabres fourth line is probably what the Amerks thought their first line would look like this season. Bailey will likely slide in with Derek Grant and Nick Baptiste on that fourth line. In Rochester...
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